Health, Traffic

Water main break reported in Parkville

PARKVILLE, MD—A water main break in the Parkville area has left several residents without service. The Department of Public Works reports that a six-inch diameter water main has ruptured in the 8800-block of Baker Avenue (21234). Forty customers are currently without service. There has been no ETA on repairs. Motorists should use caution in the area.


Crime, Police/Fire

Middle River man charged with impaired boating

MIDDLE RIVER, MD—Authorities have charged a Middle River man with impaired boating. Maryland Department of Natural Resources Police say they charged the impaired boater in Baltimore County on September 3rd. Officers who were on night patrol in Frog Mortar Creek stopped a boat traveling without its required 360 navigational lights and conducted a safety inspection. Police say the operator, Charles …


First Home Mortgage moving headquarters to Greenleigh

WHITE MARSH, MD—First Home Mortgage Corp. has leased nearly 20,000 square feet of space at Greenleigh for a new headquarters — and aims to take advantage of Baltimore County’s hot residential market. The mortgage lending firm is set to move into the new offices at 6211 Greenleigh Avenue in the coming months. The lender’s deal includes 17,048 square feet at …

Baltimore Ravens Cheerleaders coming to Parkville next weekend

PARKVILLE, MD—The Baltimore Ravens Cheerleaders will be coming to Parkville next weekend. The squad will be making an appearance at McAvoy’s Sports Bar and Grill, 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. on Friday, October 22nd. The group was founded in 1998, and currently consists of 48 members (20 stunt team performers and 28 dancers). The squad performs at the Ravens’ home games …

Funeral for community leader Gladys Friedel to be held this Saturday

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Gladys Friedel , Girl Scout Volunteer Service Unit Manager for the Perry Hall, White Marsh, and Kingsville areas will be laid to rest this Saturday, October 16 at 12 p.m. at St. Joseph Church in Fullerton (8420 Belair Road). Scouts, former scouts, and leaders are invited before Mass to participate in an honor guard for Friedel bringing her into …

Dense Fog Advisory issued for Baltimore area

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The National Weather Service has issued a Dense Fog Advisory for the Baltimore metro area. The advisory will remain in effect until 9 a.m. on Thursday. Forecasters say to expect visibility of one quarter mile or less in dense fog. Hazardous driving conditions are likely due to low visibility. If driving, motorists are encouraged to slow down, use headlights, …

Large fuel spill reported on Route 40

MIDDLE RIVER, MD—Crews are on the scene of a fuel spill in Middle River. On Wednesday evening, the Baltimore County Fire Department reported that units were responding to a large fuel spill from a fuel truck that occurred in the 9500-block of Pulaski Highway (21220) at just after 6:00 p.m. There has been no word on any injuries. Motorists should …

Attempted robbery reported in Nottingham, assault reported in Middle River

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported in recent days. At just before 5:45 p.m. on Wednesday, September 29, officers responded to a disturbance in the 6000-block of Lanette Road (21206), after two victims and an armed suspect got into a verbal argument. The suspect assaulted the victims, then another victim approached to de-escalate the situation. He …